Update on the Conservative fundraiser scandal: There were conflicts of interest

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Federal conflict-of-interest rules forbid cabinet ministers from soliciting funds from anyone who has lobbied or is likely to lobby the minister’s department.

People are critisizing the Heritage Minister’s fundraiser as a violation of federal conflict-of-interest guidelines, and Glover has since distanced herself from the event and returned the donations.

Read more: http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/breakingnews/glover-fundraiser-blurred-lines-critics-241053051.html

Read the initial breaking story: http://www.winnipegsun.com/2014/01/18/heritage-minister-shelly-glover-returns-money-from-fundraiser

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